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Facebook's $19 billion WhatsApp acquisition might not have happened if it wasn't for Mark Zuckerberg's Hungarian sheepdog, Beast (FB)

Facebook's $19 billion WhatsApp acquisition in 2014 might not have happened if it wasn't for CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Hungarian sheepdog, Beast.  In an interview with CNN, Zuckerberg said, "My dog Beast, I think, is actually the secret weapon here."  According to Zuckerberg, negotiations were tense but when Beast hopped onto WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum's lap "a second later Jan goes like, 'Okay, I think we’re good.'"  Facebook's $19 billion WhatsApp acquisition in 2014 might not have ha...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Trends, Cnn, Wall Street Journal, Sheryl Sandberg, Jan Koum, Zuckerberg, Max, Forbes, Acton, Jan, Laurie Segall, Cambridge Analytica, Brian Acton, Koums


Ex-Facebook security boss Alex Stamos says the company is like 'Game of Thrones' at the highest levels of leadership (FB)

Former Facebook exec Alex Stamos says the leadership culture at the company is like "Game of Thrones." In an interview with CNN, the outspoken security pro said it could be difficult for Facebook execs to admit when they were wrong. Stamos reportedly clashed with others on the leadership team, including COO Sheryl Sandberg, while at the Silicon Valley firm. n former Facebook exec has likened the culture in the senior ranks of the company to "Game of Thrones." Speaking to CNN's Laurie Segall i...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Hbo, Trends, Cnn, Netflix, New York Times, Silicon Valley, Signal, Stanford University, Sheryl Sandberg, Mark, Yahoo Finance, Stamos, Alex Stamos, Sheryl


Tech Journalist Laurie Segall Readies Deep Dive on Facebook for CNN

In an era when coverage of President Donald Trump saturates the cable-news spectrum, viewers know they can turn to CNN to get the latest reactions from politicians and analysts. Increasingly, they’ve also been able to hear from some of the titans of Silicon Valley. Laurie Segall has nabbed sit-downs with tech moguls like Apple’s Tim […]
Tags: Apple, Facebook, News, Cnn, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Laurie Segall


Randi Zuckerberg: 'Social Network' was best free publicity

Randi Zuckerberg, an early employee at Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg's sister, tells Laurie Segall about the mixed feelings she had about "The Social Network."
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Stories, Social Network, Randi Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall




This is how Uber's CEO plans to fix its image

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tells CNN's Laurie Segall how he plans to move the company forward after a series of scandals involving safety and accusations of sexism.
Tags: Uber, News, Cnn, Stories, Laurie Segall, Dara Khosrowshahi


Uber CEO on fixing its workplace culture problem

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tells Laurie Segall what he would say to Susan Fowler, the former Uber engineer whose blog post forced the tech company to address its sexual harassment problem.
Tags: News, Stories, Susan Fowler, Laurie Segall, Dara Khosrowshahi


14 Years of Mark Zuckerberg Saying Sorry, Not Sorry

Do you trust Mark Zuckerberg? The Washington Post: From the moment the Facebook founder entered the public eye in 2003 for creating a Harvard student hot-or-not rating site, he's been apologizing. So we collected this abbreviated history of his public mea culpas. It reads like a record on repeat. Zuckerberg, who made "move fast and break things" his slogan, says sorry for being naive, and then promises solutions such as privacy "controls," "transparency" and better policy "enforcement." And then...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Washington Post, Tech, Cnn, Harvard, The Washington Post, Zuckerberg, Menlo Park California, Laurie Segall


Zuckerberg stands his ground during year of crises

In an exclusive interview, Mark Zuckerberg tells CNN's Laurie Segall why, despite a year of negative headlines, he thinks Facebook can still be a force for good.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Stories, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall


Zuckerberg: I'm not stepping down as Facebook chair

In an exclusive interview, Mark Zuckerberg talks with CNN's Laurie Segall about why he won't step down as Facebook's chairman and why he wants Sheryl Sandberg to stay at Facebook.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Stories, Sheryl Sandberg, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall


What Zuckerberg would say to George Soros

In an exclusive interview, Mark Zuckerberg tells CNN's Laurie Segall what he's learned after hiring the controversial PR firm Definers.
Tags: Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Stories, Zuckerberg, George Soros, Laurie Segall


Facebook builds a 'war room'

How is Facebook fighting election interference? CNN's Laurie Segall gets a look inside the company's war room, a hub that aims to prevent interference ahead of the midterms.
Tags: Facebook, News, Cnn, Stories, Laurie Segall


Inside Facebook's election 'war room'

How is Facebook fighting election interference? CNN's Laurie Segall gets a look inside the company's war room, a hub that aims to prevent interference ahead of the midterms.
Tags: Facebook, News, Cnn, Stories, Laurie Segall


Here's why it's so hard to spot deepfakes

Spoofed videos known as deepfakes are increasingly appearing on social media, but tech companies are still trying to figure out how to handle them. CNN's Laurie Segall explains why these fake videos are so hard to spot.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Laurie Segall


'It will be a lose-lose': Tim Cook criticised Trump as he wages trade wars with the world (AAPL)

Apple CEO Tim Cook has slammed Donald Trump's trade wars with the world. He said the US president's policy will be "lose-lose," adding that eschewing protectionism is key to economic prosperity. The Trump administration is yet to agree on common ground with China over trade, while last week it slapped tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from the EU, Canada, and Mexico. Apple CEO Tim Cook has criticised  Donald Trump's decision to wage trade wars with the world — but has reassured his cust...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Cook, Mexico, China, US, America, Trends, Cnn, Tim Cook, Donald Trump, Aapl, Trump, National Public Radio, EU Canada, China Apple


Apple CEO: I use my phone too much

Apple CEO Tim Cook tells CNNMoney's Laurie Segall how iOS's new tools could help users fight smartphone addiction and what he learned about his own tech habits.
Tags: Apple, News, Tim Cook, Stories, Laurie Segall


Sheryl Sandberg: We weren't focused on protecting data

CNN's Laurie Segall reports on Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's various media appearances where she admitted the social network wasn't focused on protecting user data.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Laurie Segall


Sandberg: We weren't focused on protecting data

CNN's Laurie Segall reports on Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's various media appearances where she admitted the social network wasn't focused on protecting user data.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Sandberg, Laurie Segall


Here's why quitting Facebook is so hard

Cutting ties with Facebook is more complicated than just deleting your account. CNNMoney's Laurie Segall explains.
Tags: Facebook, News, Stories, Laurie Segall


Facebook Data Backlash Reveals Tech’s Biggest Challenge: Trust

Mark Zuckerberg is sorry. Following five days of silence, Facebook’s CEO embarked on a well-choreographed media blitz on March 21 to deal with the fallout of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal. “This was a major breach of trust, and I’m really sorry that this happened,” Zuckerberg told CNN’s Laurie Segall, a message he repeated in […]
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall, Cambridge Analytica, Facebook Data Backlash Reveals Tech


Zuckerberg apologizes for handling of scandal

In an exclusive interview with CNN's Laurie Segall, Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg apologizes for how his company handled the Cambridge Analytica debacle.
Tags: Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Stories, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall, Cambridge Analytica


CNN Exclusive: Zuckerberg apologizes

In an exclusive interview with CNN's Laurie Segall, Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg apologizes for how his company handled the Cambridge Analytica debacle.
Tags: Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Stories, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall, Cambridge Analytica


Zuckerberg 'happy' to testify before Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg tells CNNMoney's Laurie Segall that he would testify before Congress if he felt it was appropriate.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Congress, Stories, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall


Mark Zuckerberg in his own words: The CNN interview

Mark Zuckerberg sat down for an exclusive TV interview with CNN's Laurie Segall on Wednesday.
Tags: Mark Zuckerberg, Cnn, Laurie Segall


Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes for Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Emphasizes New Prevention Measures

Mark Zuckerberg continued to stress that Facebook is going to strengthen its regulation of the apps it allows to collect Facebook user data in a new interview with CNN’s senior technology correspondent Laurie Segall that aired on “Anderson Cooper 360.” He emphasized that the rules that resulted in Cambridge Analytica’s ability to exploit the data […]
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Anderson Cooper, Laurie Segall, Cambridge Analytica, Anderson Cooper 360


Zuckerberg: Someone trying to disrupt midterms

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg talks to CNN Senior Tech Correspondent Laurie Segall about what Facebook is doing to prevent meddling in the 2018 midterm elections.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Stories, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall


Zuckerberg: 'I'm really sorry that this happened'

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg tells CNN Senior Tech Correspondent Laurie Segall he's sorry about the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Cnn, Stories, Zuckerberg, Laurie Segall, Cambridge Analytica


Facebook Aims to Rebuild Trust After Cambridge Analytica Data Breach

How sincerely, thoughtfully and quickly brands respond in times of crisis—especially when their integrity, ethics and trustworthiness put their reputations on the line—is the hallmark of a great brand. Eager to keep Facebook in that consideration set, Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg wrote a blog post today admitting that the social media giant could have avoided the Cambridge Analytica scandal over giving third parties access to user data. Zuckerberg will also appear on CNN at 9pm E...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, UK, Trust, Uncategorized, Advertising, Pr, Cnn, New York Times, The Guardian, Anderson Cooper, Cambridge University, Scandals, Guardian Media Group, Reputation, Sheryl Sandberg


The year feminism fought back

2017 started with the Women's March in Washington, and ended with a #MeToo campaign. Laurie Segall looks at why 2017 was the year women's voices broke through.
Tags: News, Washington, Stories, Laurie Segall


6 women tell their stories of sexual harassment in the tech world

CNN Tech's Laurie Segall and Sara O'Brien talked to 6 women about sexual harassment in tech -- and their hopes for the future of the industry.
Tags: News, Stories, Sara O Brien, Laurie Segall, CNN Tech